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The Wait Is Almost Over Introducing The IPhone 4

July 05, 2010 By: lilybird Category: iPhone/iPod

The long anticipated Apple iPhone 4 was recently unveiled in San Francisco by Apple’s founder, Steve Jobs, and has a diversity of features which will make it appeal to a variety of new and old users, as well as possibly reinventing the perception of the pda phone. The immediate difference which many will notice is the new iPhone 4 size, which can boast a 25 percent size decrease over earlier models of the iPhone, down to a mere 0.37 inch width. The new iPhone Retina display boasts an amazing 960×640 pixel resolution, which Apple founder Steve Jobs claims is a higher resolution than can even be perceived by the human eye, and offers smoother lines for graphics and gaming, as well as heightened details. This Apple Retina 3.5 inch display has 4 times as many pixels per inch as the old iPhone 3GS, as well as a whopping 800:1 contrast ratio, also 4 times as much as the iPhone 3GS. Due to the crisper display it would be ideal to protect the lcd screen from scratches. You can find iPhone 4 accessories that’ll protect your investment as well as your high resolutions screen.

The iPhone camera has undergone a major change with the Apple iPhone 4 as well. The old rear facing camera is still there, but for added versatility, Apple has added a 5 megapixel front facing camera as well, and both of these are equipped with LED flash and the ability to record 720p video with photo and video geotagging capabilities. These new features will be integrated smoothly into the iOS4 operating system to be launched with this phone, which can even run multiple third-party apps at the same time, a step up from its predecessors. Just like the older iphones, the iphone 4 will require to sync up with itunes using an iPhone 4 data cable to connect with a pc. Other available multitasking abilities consist of Voice over IP, background audio streaming, fast app switching, background location, and push notifications. The new video call feature with FaceTime has already awed tech critics, not so much because of its originality, but with the seamless way this feature has been incorporated into the iOS4 operating system.

Software upgrades are not the only features new to the iPhone 4, however. The improved battery will allow users to enjoy over 7 hours of talk time on 3G, 10 hours of web-surfing using wifi, 6 hours of web use on 3G, 10 hours of video watching, 40 hours of audio capacity, or 300 standby hours, making it the longest lasting battery available on the mobile phone market. Accessories such as the iPhone 4 external battery charger will keep your phone powered even longer. The processor for the new iPhone 4 is a vast improvement as well. This processor is the same iOS 4 processor as seen in the iPad, which puts it a cut above the old iPhone 3GS. The multi-axis gyroscope finally allows for the iPhone to process both velocity and orientation at once, which could lead to a revolution in phone gaming by utilizing the unique precision these three axes can allow programmers and gamers alike.

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